Rep. Katie Porter: High food prices hurt my family, too

Inflation is making it harder for Americans to bring home the bacon – including Rep. Katie Porter. The California Democrat and self-described “Minivan-driving single mom” revealed in a Politico interview published Wednesday that she had to take the bacon out of her grocery cart during a recent shopping trip when saw the price had jumped … Read more

“We’re in business not to lose money” Local businesses deal with rising costs | News

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – While inflation is hurting many of you at home, it is also making it much harder for businesses across the Wabash Valley. Grand Traverse Pie Company in Terre Haute has been open for about 15 years. General Manager Stephen Huddleston said he has not seen an economic situation like this … Read more

Arson at Wisconsin Family Action; Madison group backs Roe v. Wade repeal

Arson at Wisconsin Family Action Arson investigators are probing a fire Sunday inside the headquarters of Wisconsin Family Action, where someone spray-painted a message outside the building. MADISON, Wis. – Arson investigators were probing a fire Sunday inside the headquarters of the group Wisconsin Family Action, which backs the repeal of Roe v. Wade, where … Read more

How Businesses Can Navigate the Difficult Waters Posed by a Roe Repeal

Text size Corporate America would accomplish little by protesting a Supreme Court decision, writes Kathryn Wylde, but it still has a role to play. Sarah Silbiger / Getty Images About the author: Kathryn Wylde is president and CEO of the Partnership for New York City. The leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision reversing Roe … Read more

Joe Manchin rails on Trump-backed candidate in House GOP primary

The Democratic senator had seen a TV ad run by GOP Rep. Alex Mooney – the Trump-backed candidate in a primary for a US House seat in West Virginia – suggesting that his Republican opponent, Rep. David McKinley, backed President Joe Biden’s sprawling social spending agenda. So he called up McKinley and told him he’d … Read more

Biden to tour Lockheed Martin Javelin facility in Alabama

A serviceman of Ukrainian military forces holds a FGM-148 Javelin, an American-made portable anti-tank missile, at a checkpoint, where they hold a position near Kharkiv, on March 23, 2022. Sergey Bobok | AFP | Getty Images TROY, Alabama – One of the most effective US weapons in Ukraine’s fight against Russia comes from an unlikely … Read more

Biden’s trip to Alabama to highlight importance of US anti-tank missiles in Ukraine fight

But 69 days into Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, his trip is especially timely. Biden, who last week urged Congress to authorize a $ 33 billion aid package, will tour and deliver remarks from the sprawling Lockheed Martin manufacturing facility in Troy, which sits on 4,000 acres and is the final assembly plant for Javelins, the … Read more

Roe v. Wade: Supreme Court draft opinion that would overturn abortion rights published by Politico

The draft was circulated in early February, according to Politico. The final opinion has not been released and votes and language can change before opinions are formally released. The opinion in this case is not expected to be published until late June. According to the draft, the court would overturn Roe v. Wade’s holding of … Read more

Democratic Senate candidates urge eliminating filibuster and passing bill protecting abortion rights

“Democrats need to act NOW — end the filibuster, codify Roe, and defend reproductive freedom,” tweeted Wisconsin Democrat Sarah Godlewski, the state’s treasurer. “This fight is too urgent.” “Democrats have to act quickly – get rid of the filibuster to pass the Women’s Health Protection Act + finally codify Roe into law,” tweeted Pennsylvania’s John … Read more

DHS chief Mayorkas doubles down on request to migrants at border: ‘Do not come’

“Because our border is not open,” Mayorkas told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union.” “What happens now is individuals are either expelled under the Title 42 authority or they are placed in immigration enforcement proceedings. And they are removed if they do not have a valid claim under our law to remain.” “So, … Read more